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Political Institutions: Constitutions eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 26 May 2017

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1 11,355 Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries – A Theoretical Framework
Ebrahim Afsah
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Dec 2013
Last Revised: 2 Sep 2015
2 8,580 Trump University and Presidential Impeachment
Christopher Lewis Peterson
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 27 Sep 2016
3 5,284 The Subjects of the Constitution
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 18 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 May 2011
4 4,957 'Islam is the Solution': Constitutional Visions of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood
Kristen Stilt
Harvard University, Law School, Students
Date posted to database: 21 May 2010
Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
5 4,953 A Legal Labyrinth: Issues Raised by Arizona Senate Bill 1070
Gabriel "Jack" Chin, Carissa Byrne Hessick, Toni M. Massaro and Marc L. Miller
University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of Arizona College of Law and University of Arizona College of Law
Date posted to database: 29 May 2010
Last Revised: 11 Apr 2011
6 4,892 Islam in Egypt's New Constitution
Clark B. Lombardi and Nathan J. Brown
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 2 May 2013
Last Revised: 28 May 2013
7 4,828 On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 9 Jun 2011
8 4,615 The Declining Influence of the United States Constitution
David S. Law and Mila Versteeg
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 26 May 2012
9 4,282 A Due Process Right to Record the Police
Glenn Harlan Reynolds and John A. Steakley
University of Tennessee College of Law and John A. Steakley, P.C.
Date posted to database: 23 Apr 2012
Last Revised: 10 Aug 2012
10 3,894 Measuring the Rule of Law
Juan Carlos Botero and Alejandro Ponce
World Justice Project and The World Justice Project
Date posted to database: 1 Dec 2011
Last Revised: 1 Dec 2011

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
27 Mar 2017 through 26 May 2017

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1 412 Business Transactions and President Trump's 'Emoluments' Problem
Seth Barrett Tillman
National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 17 May 2017
2 221 The Constraint Principle: Original Meaning and Constitutional Practice
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
3 135 Tiered Constitutional Design
Rosalind Dixon and David Landau
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Florida State University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
4 125 Illiberal Democracy: The Toxic Mix of Fake News, Hyperpolarization, and Partisan Election Administration
Anthony J. Gaughan
Drake University Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 12 May 2017
5 106 A Concise Guide to the Articles of Confederation as a Source for Determining the Original Meaning of the Constitution
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 30 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2017
6 99 Going Global? Canada As Importer and Exporter of Constitutional Thought
Ran Hirschl
University of Toronto
Date posted to database: 22 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
7 96 Institutional Loyalties in Constitutional Law
David Fontana and Aziz Z. Huq
George Washington University Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
8 87 The Administrative Origins of Constitutional Rights and Global Constitutionalism
Moshe Cohen-Eliya
College of Law and Business
Date posted to database: 8 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2017
9 86 What is Foreign Relations Law?
Curtis A. Bradley
Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 May 2017
Last Revised: 3 May 2017
10 71 Review of 'Rights-Based Constitutional Review - Constitutional Courts in a Changing Landscape' John Bell and Marie-Luce Paris (eds), Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2016
Ioanna Tourkochoriti
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 8 May 2017
Last Revised: 9 May 2017





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